Heads Up “Full Closure of Military Road, NW, under the 16th Street Bridge Set for Friday, May 1 to Monday, May 4”

16th St Bridge
Photo via DDOT

From DDOT:

“Commuters should expect significant traffic delays in the area

As a part of the 16th Street Bridge over Military Road, NW, replacement project in Ward 4, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will completely close all lanes at Military Road under the 16th Street Bridge, NW, beginning Friday, May 1 at 7 pm. Military Road will reopen on Monday, May 4 at 5 am. This weekend-long closure will assist crews with work on the 16th Street Bridge.

Signs will be in place to detour all traffic from Military Road, NW, onto the ramps to cross 16th Street.

Commuters and residents should prepare for major traffic delays on 16th Street and Military Road and adjacent roads during construction. Commuters are advised to find alternative routes to their destinations.

The 16th Street Bridge over Military Road, NW, project is needed to replace the 16th Street Bridge, and to make median barrier and street light improvements on Military Road.”